An Atheism related podcast hosted by a guy and his cat. I cover news stories and read from the Biblical Apocrypha as well as fend off attacks from my cat.
Episode 59: The Mary With the Cherry, Part 2

Show notes can be found here.  This episode covers the second half of chapter 32 of Bible Myths and Their Parallels in Other Religions by TW Doane, as well as the first half of chapter 33.  Chapter 32 talks about the various Mary-like figures in other religions, while chapter 33 covers Christian symbols, such as the cross, which can be found in religions that pre-date Christianity.

Direct download: 59_Episode_59__The_Mary_with_the_Che.mp3
Category:atheism -- posted at: 12:11am EDT

Show notes will be up tomorrow.  Topics covered in this episode include a preacher who forces his congregation to eat live snakes, white supremacists claim their numbers are growing, my review of the 2009 movie Creation about Darwin writing On the Origin of Species, and more.

Direct download: 58_Episode_0058_Ben_Carson_Joins_the.mp3
Category:atheism -- posted at: 11:05pm EDT

Episode 0057: The Mary With The Cherry, Part 1

Show notes, along with the illustrations talked about in the episode can be found here.  This is part one of Chapter 32 of TW Doane's Bible Myths and Their Parallels in Other Religions, which talks about the worship of the Virgin Mary and the numerous parallels to this worship which are found in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Greek mythology, among others.

As a reminder, I'm scheduled to be on an episode of 'The Beyond the Trailer Park' podcast this week.

Direct download: 57_Episode_0057__The_Mary_With_The_C.mp3
Category:atheism -- posted at: 6:38pm EDT

Episode 0056: The Monkey God Hangs It Up

Show notes for this episode can be found here.  This week, I cover the Indian kid who was thought to be the reincarnation of the Monkey God deciding he'd rather be able to walk than be a "god," county clerks who refuse to hand out marriage licenses to gay couples, discoveries by NASA's New Horizons probe, Ken Ham shows off a construction site, and progress towards equality in Africa, along with many other stories.

Direct download: 56_Episode_0056__The_Monkey_God_Hang.mp3
Category:atheism -- posted at: 1:03am EDT